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Its actually a WMA54 ... can I change the programmer?

... I mean can I physically replace it? Is it easy to do that? Does it cost a lot? Is it worth it ... or should I go back to the 50's and do it all by hand (just kidding!) ... I have moved to France and now I only use cold water cycles but the machine does not seem to be able to follow any of the programmes without causing it either to stop or continue on the same part of the cycle - unless I manually change it by pressing the appropriate button ... even then it seems to get confused and pause - so if I press the "Start" button - it momentarily goes back to the previous part of the cycle - then move on to the one it has just completed ... and so it repeats to the process ad infinitum ... AAAARRGGHH!

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You can change the control unit, but they are not cheap,and once fitted it has to be programmed in a certain sequence to make sure it recieves the correct instructions for your model.
Probably cheaper to buy a new washer and start off with a new guarantee.

Posted on Dec 04, 2008

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